Senior Scheduler / Project Planner

  • Location

    Farnborough, Hampshire

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  • Salary:

    £450 - £550 per day

  • Contact:

    Emma Jane Jones

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

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Senior Scheduler / Project Planner

3 Months


Daily Rate Negotiable

Key Accountabilities

  • Working knowledge of programme management principles and how project palling, scheduling and control activities underpin them
  • Maintain project schedules and keep project resources on track, provide regular project updates to stakeholders, and maintain contact with staff to monitor job progress.
  • Integrate multiple schedules into a master project schedule, including base lining, status and performance measurement baselines
  • Using EVM techniques such as Cost Performance Index (CPI), Schedule Performance Index (SPI), Estimate at Completion (EAC) and Estimate to Complete (ETC)
  • Leadership of an IDT's scheduling and project controls support capability
  • Development and reporting of project schedule data to senior stakeholders (operating at IDT lead, Director level and above) in a complex projects environment

Key Capabilities/Knowledge

  • Assist in defining and implementing schedule software management processes and procedures
  • Troubleshoot and monitor potential scheduling problems
  • Significant knowledge of the development and delivery of complex project schedules using proprietary planning tools, specifically PPM2016 or PrimaveraP6
  • Detailed knowledge of a number of technical areas, such as: project controls, EVM, governance and assurance, risk analysis and management, cost management/control/reporting, benchmarking, data analysis and reporting.
  • Development, introduction and implementation of project schedule analytics and reporting methodologies and techniques (such Critical Path analysis) into an IDT
  • Able to engage, report and challenge at senior stakeholder level

Please submit your CV in the first instance.